Healthy Life Summit

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Welcome to the 2013 Healthy Life Summit!

This FREE online virtual conference happened March 24-30, 2013, but is still available for purchase. Listen to 35 of your favorite health experts, authors, doctors, bloggers, farmers and activists from the comfort of your own couch!


Your host, Ann Marie Michaels, is a leading advocate at the intersection of the real food movement and digital media. In 2008, she founded Real Food Media – now Village Green Network – providing the highest-quality information from the best bloggers on organic and natural food and lifestyle.


What's included?

35 Audio Recordings: $70 value

Over 36 hours of audio interviews with your favorite health experts. Simply click to download the audio files, and listen on your computer, iPad, iPhone, or other device. Listen while you walk, drive, work out at the gym, or do dishes.

35 Video Slideshows: $129 value

Over 36 hours of video slideshows for all the presentations. Simply click to download the video files, and listen on your computer, iPad, iPhone, or other device.

THE 21-DAY SUGAR DETOX
Diane Sanfilippo, author of NY Times bestseller, Practical Paleo

32% of Americans are obese. In 1890, the obesity rate was 3.4% & we ate 90 pounds of sugar per year. Today, over 50%
of Americans consume over 1/2 pound of sugar per DAY.
Learn how to ditch your sugar cravings in just 3 weeks!

Sunday, March 24th

SKINTERVENTION
Liz Wolfe of Cave Girl Eats

Learn what to eat for beautiful skin and hair. Liz teaches you how to ditch your soap and shampoo, hair dyes, and other
toxic personal care products. She reveals her natural beauty secrets and explains why you should sleep naked.
* Each day's presentations will only be streaming for 24 hours.

WHY PRE-CONCEPTION & PREGNANCY
DIETS MATTER
Kristen Michaelis of Food Renegade

Learn how low-fat diets cause infertility, how proper nutrition
can eliminate morning sickness, varicose veins & stretch
marks, & what to eat to prevent ear infections, allergies and autism.

CHRONO-DISRUPTION: THE DARK SIDE
OF ARTIFICIAL LIGHT
Chris Kresser, L.AC

Are you "chrono-disrupted?" Chris Kresser shares his research about how lack of sleep causes cancer, heart disease, diabetes & obesity. Learn how artificial light diminishes melatonin & discover practical yet surprising tips on how to get a better night's sleep.

FOLKS, THIS AIN'T NORMAL!
Joel Salatin, Polyface Farms

Joel discusses the industrial agriculture system and how far removed we are from the simple, sustainable joy that comes from living close to the land and the people we love. Joel explains why kids need chores, how backyard chickens and edible landscapes are the future, and discusses the folly of
the synthetic-fertilizer-fueled Green Revolution.

MAKE IT PALEO
Bill Staley and Hayley Mason, authors of Make It Paleo

Bill and Hayley share their tips for transitioning to a grain-free, paleo-friendly diet. They explain how to stock your kitchen,
how to source healthy meat and seafood, how to cook with natural fats, and how to make delicious grain-free dishes.

Monday, March 25th

LOSING WEIGHT & HEALING YOUR HORMONES IN YOUR 40S
Vanessa Romero, Healthy Living How To

Vanessa reveals how she healed her hormones, reversed adrenal fatigue, eliminated TMJ and melasma, and lost 25 pounds. She also shares how she keeps the weight off and stays in shape.
* Each day's presentations will only be streaming for 24 hours.

FEEDING AND CARING FOR BABIES AND
CHILDREN
Sally Fallon Morell, author of Nourishing Traditions

Learn the how to feed babies and children, how to navigate pregnancy and childbirth, vaccinations, childhood illnesses, circumcision, and why child spacing is critical for healthy children.

HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL
DANGERS OF GMOs
Jeffrey Smith, author of Seeds of Deception and Genetic Roulette

Jeffrey covers the health and environmental hazards of
GMOs, or genetically modified organisms. Learn how you can avoid being a lab rat in this frightening science experiment.

WELCOME TO THE SAUSAGE PARTY:
HOW TO SLAUGHTER ANIMALS AT HOME
Brandon Sheard, Farmstead Meatsmith

Brandon talks about how he started Farmstead Meatsmith,
a personal abattoir, butchery and charcuterie service that teaches people how to humanely slaughter and butcher animals.

HEALING THE MIND AND BODY
WITH FOOD
Julia Ross, author of The Mood Cure
and The Diet Cure

Julia reveals how nutrition can cure depression, anxiety,
& other mood disorders & how to overcome addiction to junk
foods and dependence on drugs.

Tuesday, March 26th

CONQUERING SYSTEMIC INFECTION:
ESSENTIAL TO GOOD HEALTH
Donna Gates, author of The Body
Ecology Diet

Candida overgrowth and the lack of beneficial bacteria in our digestive tracts has become an unpublicized epidemic.
Learn to use fermented foods & proper food combining to restore health.
* Each day's presentations will only be streaming for 24 hours.

TREATING ECZEMA FROM THE
INSIDE OUT
Emily Bartlett, LAc, of Holistic Squid

Emily is a holistic practitioner who cured her daughter's
eczema. Learn what causes eczema and other skin disorders, how to clear inflammation and remove triggers, and how to
eat to cultivate a strong immune system.

NATURAL DIY PROJECTS: SAVE MONEY & IMPROVE YOUR HEALTH
Matt & Betsy Jabs, DIY Natural

Matt & Betsy Jabs teach you how to easily make DIY cleaners and personal care products that will save you money and improve your family's health.

PALEO TECHNOLOGY: ANCIENT SKILLS
IN A MODERN WORLD
Tamara Wilder, Paleotechnics.com

Humans are totally dependent on modern technology.
Discover how ancient skills such as starting fires, butchering animals, carving stone tools & working with fiber can
empower you.

PRACTICE SAFE SOY
Dr. Kaayla Daniel, author of The Whole Soy Story

"Naughty Nutritionist," Dr. Kaayla Daniel exposes the dangers
of modern soy foods, uncovers the corruption in the
marketing of soy, and teaches you how to enjoy soy foods safely.

Wednesday, March 27th

MOVEMENT FOR ELIMINATING CHRONIC
PAIN AND WEIGHT LOSS
Robin Konie, Thank Your Body

Learn why the recommendation for 30 minutes of exercise per day is flawed. Reduce and even eliminate chronic pain and
lose weight with simple exercises.
* Each day's presentations will only be streaming for 24 hours.

GENERATION RX
Robyn O'Brien, author of The Unhealthy Truth and founder of Allergykids.com

Like a lot of moms, Robyn used to feed her kids fluorescent
mac & cheese & blue yogurt. Find out what happened when
she woke up to the reality of our modern day food supply and how it's harming our kids -- and what you can do to feed your kids healthier.

NESTING REFRAMED: CREATING
HEALTHY HOMES
Mary Cordaro, MaryCordaro.com

Lead, mold, semi-volatile organic compounds, EMFs, oh my!
It's in your couch, your carpet, and in your cell phone.
Learn about the hazardous contaminants in your home
and how to get the toxins out.

SUSTAINABLE GRASS-BASED FARMS
CAN SAVE THE PLANET
Chris Kerston of Chaffin Family Orchards

Chris, Farm Manager on a 2,000-acre California olive ranch, explains how grass-based farming builds topsoil and how ruminant animals can restore the land and environment.

TRANSITIONING FROM JUNK FOOD TO REAL FOOD
Kelly the Kitchen Kop

Make the jump from junk food to real food! Kelly teaches
you to overcome the obstacles of cost, motivation,
time, stick-to-itiveness, feeling overwhelmed, and family complaints.

Thursday, March 28th

WHY YOU NEED MAGNESIUM
Dr. Carolyn Dean, author of The Magnesium Miracle

Did you know that magnesium deficiency causes diabetes,
high blood pressure, osteoporosis, insomnia, chronic pain,
PMS, kidney stones, migraines, and obesity? Learn the
best ways to supplement with magnesium.
* Each day's presentations will only be streaming for 24 hours.

CLOTH DIAPERS MADE EASY
Genevieve Pazdan of MamaNatural.com

Mama Natural teaches you everything you need to know to
get started with cloth diapering. From prefolds to All-in-Ones
to wet and dry pails. It's not as hard as it looks -- and a lot
more fun than you think!

REWILDING YOURSELF
Daniel Vitalis, founder of Surthrival

Break out of the domesticated human trap! Learn how to "ReWild" your diet, your home, and even your sleep.
Learn why glass is the new plastic. Discover "wild water" and how to "ReWild" your feet.

THE ATTACK ON AMERICAN FARMS
Kristin Canty, Director of Farmageddon

Learn why American farms are under attack, how the government is involved, and what you can do about it.

THE WAR ON MILK
Mark McAfee, Organic Pastures Raw Dairy

Since 1990, 90% of America's dairies have gone out of business. Dairy farmers are being lied to and ripped off by the FDA. Learn why raw milk is the future for dairy and why
raw milk is a superfood that creates vibrant health.

Friday, March 29th

METABOLISM AND STRESS – AN INNER TUG OF WAR
Matt Stone, 180 Degree Health

Are you eating "healthy" but feeling worse than ever? Do you have cold hands and feet, a low sex drive, lack of energy?
Learn how "comfort foods" and R&R (rest and
relaxation) can boost your metabolism and
improve your health.
* Each day's presentations will only be streaming for 24 hours.

IS BREAST REALLY ALWAYS BEST?
Sarah Pope, The Healthy Home Economist

Breastfeeding is critical for baby's health, but only if the
mother is eating a nutrient-dense diet. Learn how to eat
for your baby's optimal health, and what to do if you can't breastfeed.

RADICAL MEDICINE
Louisa Williams, author of Radical Medicine

Learn how constitutional homeopathy, treating focal infections, avoiding one's primary food allergy, treating malocclusions,
and a nutrient-dense diet can reverse your health problems.

WHAT'S WRONG WITH OUR FOOD?
Birke Baehr, 14-year-old Future
Organic Farmer

Birke is only 14 years old, but he speaks volumes about
what's wrong with our food supply & why you should be very concerned. Learn what you can do to impact change in your community & in future generations.

TECHNIQUES FOR MAKING REAL FOOD
EASY & AFFORDABLE Jenny McGruther, Nourished Kitchen

Learn from a farmer's market manager & busy mom how you can get real food on the table quickly & inexpensively. Jenny shares her secrets for pleasing picky spouses & children &
how to utilize meal planning to save time and money.

Saturday, March 30th

NEUROCRANIAL RESTRUCTURING (NCR)
Dr. Dean Howell, ND

Expand your skull -- feel & look better! Learn how
NCR can eliminate sleep apnea, chronic pain, TMJ, depression & anxiety, straighten teeth and expand the palate, improve eyesight and hearing. NCR is a revolutionary new treatment that can optimize your health.
* Each day's presentations will only be streaming for 24 hours.

RECOVER FROM AUTISM WITH DIET
Cara Comini, Health, Home & Happiness

Cara's daughter, Hannah, recovered from autism. Learn from
a mom who has walked the walk how dietary changes
and supplements can make miraculous improvements
in children on the autism spectrum.

HOMEMADE BEAUTY PRODUCTS:
SAFE ENOUGH TO EAT
Heather Dessinger, Mommypotamus

Did you know you can whiten your teeth with activated
charcoal? Did you know that talcum powder can cause
cancer?Let Mommypotamus teach you her tricks for awesome homemade skincare products that are safe enough to eat.

FROM CAFOS TO SUSTAINABLE, GRASS-BASED AGRICULTURE
Graham Merriwether, Director of American Meat

The new movie, American Meat, exposes the truth about the industrial production of meat in America and why grass-based, sustainable farming is the only way to go and how we can get there.

What people are saying...

I just wanted to send a note to tell you how awesome this whole Summit is... it is breathtaking to behold all you have created!! – Monica
I have so much appreciation for the work you put into these interviews. Such great information.No way I could actually put a value on this seminar. – Shannon
Thank you to Anne Marie and all the speakers. They are so informative. How wonderful that someone as young as Birk Baehr is doing what he is doing to help us go in the right direction. Thank you, Village Green Network. – Bonnie
I've watched several Summits over the last year, and this is the best run of any. I can't imagine how much preparation it took for you to be so knowledgeable about each presenter's material, and to get so much good information in. – Diane
I'm LOVING these podcasts. These podcasts are exactly the information and support I need for further inspiration. Thank you so much. – Michele
I just wanted to send you a thank you for organising this amazing event. I've been eagerly listening to the shows and enjoying every minute. Needless to say some of them have been life changing...and it's still only day two! – Emma
Thanks so much for all the effort and hard work put into getting this information out to anyone who wants it! – Alice
Great summit so far, fantastic information thanks so much. - Joanna
Thanks for a really great conference overall. I look forward to coming back each day and seeing who's speaking next. I've learned a ton and been introduced to many great people whose work I'd never encountered before. Thanks so much for putting this together! –Sarah
Hi there! I am enjoying the Healthy Life Summit so much and really appreciate you making it available to stream for free. -Kathy S.
Great idea for listening to so many great topics! – Marla
Thank you for offering this wonderful work. -Erika
Q: How do I download the files?
Each presentation comes in electronic format (Video -.mp4 & Audio - .mp3). Upon completion of purchase, you will be directed to our download page with further instructions.

Q: When will the files be available?
For those who purchase the Summit Download Package, all the files will be available from our download page on March 24th, 2013. We will send you an e-mail when they are available for download.

Q: What if I am unsatisfied with my purchase?
We have a 30-Day Money Back Guarantee. If you are unsatisfied with the Healthy Life Summit for ANY reason, please send us an email at
[info @ villagegreennetwork dot com]. We will immediately refund your purchase. No questions asked.

Q: How do I access the material on my iPad or iPhone?
Download the files onto your computer, import them into iTunes, then export them onto your iPad or iPhone as you would any other audio or video file. Unfortunately, the files cannot be downloaded directly onto the iPad/iPhone.

Q: How do I open the files?
Downloads are in .zip format. To open those files you can download a copy of WinZip here: PC | MAC

Video slideshows are in .mp4 format and Audio recordings are in .mp3 format. Both can be opened with the media player included with your operating system.